Sheriff's Office

Law Enforcement Center
613 Minnesota Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601 
Dispatch: 218-333-9111
Records Office: 218-333-4187


Monday-Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday 9:00 am-7:00 pm

IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY, the lobby of the Law Enforcement Center is open to the public 24 hours a day. A phone is provided in the lobby for instant assistance as needed.

The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to the principles of protection and service. We will work in partnership with the community by offering professional administration and enforcement of all federal, state and local laws, as well as being responsible for the provision of other services to the public through all divisions of the Sheriff’s Office. We will strive to provide professional service through field patrol deputies, criminal investigators, civil process officers, 911 communications officers, bailiffs, corrections officers, records technicians, sentence to serve staff, boat and water and snowmobile patrol officers, emergency management as well as administrative staff.

Available at the Law Enforcement Center:
•Firearm and Explosives Permits
•Requests for Supplemental Patrol
•Sheriff's Case Reports
•Motor Vehicle Accident Reports
•Criminal Background Inquiries

Some Forms available on-line

Public Fingerprinting Services - Available at the Judicial Center


Massive Open Online Course offered by the Shreya R. Dixit Memorial Foundation regarding distraction free driving.

If you need information from US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) or Homeland Security Investigations (HIS) regarding the release of a criminal alien, click here.



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